Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles Ptolemyal-SufiSufi Latinus → Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 595, fol. 39v-43v
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish attached mouth-to-mouth
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis Minor (Antecanis)
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis MaiorConstellation
Constellations Southern hemisphereCetusAs a fish-dog
Constellations Southern hemisphereEridanusAs a river poured from a vase
Constellations Southern hemisphereLepus
Constellations Southern hemisphereOrionSingle figure
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1st half 15th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 59543r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
al-SufiBook of the fixed stars (Latin translation)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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